Bioplastic and biopolymer - from waste to wealth production

Shobhit Institute of Engineering & Technology, (popularly known as Shobhit Deemed University), is a NAAC Accredited, deemed to-be university established u/s 3 of UGC Act 1956. We are a research-based, industry oriented and highly ranked multidisciplinary University. Our academic programs are duly approved by UGC, and relevant statutory councils, i.e. AICTE, BCI and NCTE etc. Our strong Alumni Network, of more than 50000 graduates, extends throughout the world serving a wide spectrum of industries globally.

Duration of the course:

5 days

Who can join :

High school, Senior secondary and undergrad students of life science and agricultural science.

Mode of Delivery :


Course Starting from :

21 June, 2021

Course Completion Date :

25 June, 2021

Time :

04:00 PM - 05:00 PM (Daily)

Instructor :

Ms. Akansha Saxena

Important Note:

Free Registration | Participation Contribution: Rs.1000/- only
E-Certificate of participation shall be awarded to the candidates who will have 60% marks in test and assignment each (80% attendance for test eligibility).

Bank Detail:

Details for Electronic Fund Transfer from Indian Delegates:


Bank Name: Union Bank of India
Branch address: Shastri Nagar, Meerut
Account Name: Shobhit Institute of Engineering & Technology
(Shobhit University)
Account Number: 496604010029158
IFSC Code: UBIN0549665

Paytm Detail:

Details for Electronic Fund Transfer from Indian Delegates:


Name: Deepak Kumar Goyal
Mobile: 9927818020

Objective of the Course

  • To provide the basic understanding of the concept of biopolymer and bioplastic.
  • To understand the practical applications of various biopolymers and bioplastic.
  • To develop the skills for development of bioplastic.

Courses Outcome:

At the end of the course the learners will be able to:

  • Understand the basic concept of biopolymers and bioplastic.
  • Develop bio-plastic from simple starting material.
  • Apply the bio-plastic in making various objects.

Course Content


Topics Covered


  • Study of Hazards from plastic and why we need bioplastic and biopolymer. Relevant terminology for the course. Introduction to biodegradable polymers existing in nature.


  • Introduction to bio-plastic and biopolymers. Methods of development of Biopolymer and bioplastic.


  • The waste to wealth aspect of bio-plastic production.


  • Discussion of various by -products generated from bio-plastic and biopolymer production and there uses.


  • Marketing of bio-plastic and income generation.

Resource Person


Ms. Akansha Saxena

Assistant professor, Department of Agriculture & Agri-Informatics, School of Biological Engineering & Life Sciences
Shobhit Institute of Engineering & Technology
A NAAC Accredited Deemed to-be University) Meerut

Ms. Akansha Saxena has recently joined the university and is actively engaged in teaching and other research oriented activities. Her interest areas are- plant tissue culture, plant conservation, plant genetics. She is an avid ocean and marine life lover and due to increase in plastic pollution in ocean and land, she has developed this course to generate awareness about bioplastic and biopolymer.

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